A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. Rawl. B. 187

Summary Catalogue no.: 11548


Chronicle of England (Brut Chronicle) to 1332

Imperfect at beginning and end; identified by Lister M. Matheson, The Prose Brut (Tempe, AZ, 1998), pp. 180-1, as a witness to the extended version to 1419, Group A

Language(s): English

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Origin: 15th century ; English

Provenance and Acquisition

Richard Rawlinson, 1690-1755

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1755

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (W. D. Macray, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ...viri munificentissimi Ricardi Rawlinson, J.C.D., codicum...complectens, Quarto Catalogues V, 5 fascicles, 1862-1900).